Tag Archives: Boca Raton

Father’s Day in SoFlo

Saturday I went to Delray Beach with my brother and one of my nieces, Shelby to spend Father’s Day with our dad. The short trip down was uneventful, skies bright and blue. During the trip, I reflected on the support … Continue reading

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Pushing Tin- Boca and Back

On my flight to South Florida a few days ago, I filed IFR and was cleared radar vectors, direct Pahokee VOR, then BCT, direct. ATC assigned an altitude of 6,000, and as it turned out, that put me in a scattered to … Continue reading

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B-24 Liberator – The Plane That Saved Europe

Allegedly the ATC controllers at the Frankfurt, Germany Airport are renowned as a short-tempered and impatient lot. They, it is alleged, not only expect one to know one’s gate parking location, but how to get there without any assistance from them. So … Continue reading

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Boca Raton. It’s Only a Few Dollars More to go First Class

LEE to BCT Departing Leesburg, the winds were 360 at 4, clear with 10 miles visibility, temp 21, dew point 09, and altimeter 30.15. Time enroute: 01:07. “November 85K is cleared to the Boca Raton Airport, via radar vectors to Pahokee, direct. … Continue reading

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